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2014-11-20 20:22:11

Jamaica's awe-inclusive resort destination to be unveiled in boombastic style MIAMI, Nov.

2014-10-27 08:28:08

NEW YORK, October 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hinduja Global Solutions Limited (referred to as "HGS [http://www.teamhgs.com/index.html ]" or the "Company") (Listed on NSE

2014-10-27 08:23:44

WALNUT, Calif., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE Inc. (OTC: VSPC) today reported that Dr.

2014-10-03 12:23:43

Global Renaissance Entertainment Group, Rose Hall Estate, and the creator of the $650 million Final Destination franchise will bring the legendary story of the White Witch of Rose Hall to the silver

2014-08-21 23:15:26

TelephoneJamaica.com announces a special offer to help all Jamaicans living abroad keep a close relationship with family and friends back home: 17% OFF on calls to mobiles in Jamaica.

2014-08-06 23:10:55

TelephoneJamaica.com announces a special offer to help people living abroad keep a close relationship with family and friends back home: up to 40% off to call mobiles in Jamaica on Independence

2014-07-30 23:14:06

Executive Chairman of Cool Group, Joseph John Issa, says in an interview that greater access to business places is needed for disabled customers, including the availability of a wheelchair.

2014-07-29 23:02:42

Atlanta Special FX expands into International market just months after opening four new offices in the United States. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) July 29, 2014

2014-07-25 23:02:35

Three Stevens Institute of Technology professors in Hoboken, NJ are ensuring protective measures for storms are done the right way, as they are receiving $700,000 in funding to study the impact


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Small Asian Mongoose, Herpestes javanicus
2012-11-07 13:49:30

The small Asian mongoose (Herpestes javanicus) is native to Southeast and South Asia, but it has been introduced into other areas. In the western area of its range, populations are sometimes known as a separate species, called the small Indian mongoose or the Indian mongoose. Its range includes the mainland area between Iraq and China and the island of Java. It can be found at elevations of up to 7,217 feet in these areas. The range in which it has been introduced includes Caribbean and...

Jamaican Rice Rat, Oryzomys antillarum
2012-07-04 11:09:29

The Jamaican rice rat (Oryzomys antillarum) is an extinct species of rodent that was once found in Jamaica. This rat is thought to have been a divergence of O. couesi, which can be found in mainland Central America. It is thought that this rat went extinct in the late 19th century due to habitat destruction and by predation and competition from introduced species like the mongoose and the brown rat. Elliott Coues noted two specimens of Oryzomys in his 1877 monograph about North American...

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2012-06-18 06:02:30

Symbol: CLMAJ Group: Monocot Family: Cyperaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48    N HI    N PR    N Synonyms:   CLJA Cladium jamaicense Crantz   CLLE Cladium leptostachyum Nees & Meyen   MAJA3 Mariscus jamaicensis (Crantz) Britton Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, FL, GA, HI, LA, MS, NC, NM, SC, TX, VA Classification:    ...

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2008-11-21 15:57:43

The Jamaican Boa (Epicrates subflavus), also known as the Yellow Snake, is a non-venomous species of boa native to Jamaica and the Goat Island. It is the only species in its genus and family. It is common in most limestone forests. Adults grow to an average of about 6 feet 6 inches in length. It is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (ca. 1996). Its natural habitat is being destroyed , which forces them into inhabited areas, where they are captured and killed....

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2008-02-06 15:18:07

The Caribbean Dove (Leptotila jamaicensis), is a species of bird in the Columbidae family, which include doves and pigeons. It is found in Bahamas, Cayman Islands, Colombia, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, and Turks and Caicos Islands. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, and heavily degraded former forest.

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